Karen T. Borchers
Numerous photojournalism Awards from 1980 to the present.....In 1984 she was Runner Up for the National Press Photographer's Association "World Understanding" Award in the national yearly contest. She shared a Pulitzer Prize in General News, in 1990, with the SJ Mercury News staff, for coverage of the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.
- 1999 Spot News Photo 1st, Peninsula Press Club 
- 2000 Newspaper Sports Action Photography Honorable, San Francisco Bay Area Press Photographers Association 
- 2008 General News Photography 2nd, Peninsula Press Club 
- "Karen T. Borchers". Mercury News Photo. Retrieved 2012-08-05.
- "Photographers". Mercury News Photo. Retrieved 2012-08-05.
- "Harper's Magazine: November 1996". Harpers.org. Retrieved 2012-08-05.
- [dead link]
- http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_1999_April_26/ai_54463195/[permanent dead link]
- "SFBAPPA 26th Annual Awards". Sfbappa.org. Retrieved 2012-08-05.
- "TV and newspaper photography contest winners". Sfbappa.org. Retrieved 2012-08-05.